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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 32.21% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 29.43% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 22.25% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 48.94% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 20.16% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 13.92% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     79.74 kr      -46.84 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr     358.84 kr      -55.14 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100.00 kr     51.83 kr      -48.17 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 75.00 kr     27.91 kr      -62.79 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     39.87 kr      -43.04 %
Cappuccino (regular) 36.06 kr     29.57 kr      -17.98 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 27.27 kr     13.06 kr      -52.12 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 24.27 kr     10.34 kr      -57.39 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 15.19 kr     8.08 kr      -46.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 23.90 kr     19.58 kr      -18.04 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 22.78 kr     24.73 kr      +8.55 %
Eggs (12) 32.64 kr     18.90 kr      -42.12 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 91.84 kr     76.06 kr      -17.19 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 112.00 kr     64.02 kr      -42.84 %
Apples (1kg) 22.48 kr     30.65 kr      +36.38 %
Oranges (1kg) 21.82 kr     30.44 kr      +39.51 %
Tomato (1kg) 28.34 kr     31.16 kr      +9.97 %
Potato (1kg) 16.00 kr     19.72 kr      +23.30 %
Lettuce (1 head) 18.13 kr     12.79 kr      -29.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.79 kr     14.27 kr      -31.37 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 125.00 kr     95.69 kr      -23.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.68 kr     13.77 kr      -51.98 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 32.09 kr     17.49 kr      -45.51 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 96.90 kr     47.85 kr      -50.62 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 37.00 kr     15.95 kr      -56.90 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 650.00 kr     510.36 kr      -21.48 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 75.00 kr     23.92 kr      -68.10 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 14.71 kr     12.39 kr      -15.79 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 480.00 kr     239.23 kr      -50.16 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.80 kr     6.49 kr      -56.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 kr     167,460.30 kr      -35.59 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,731.40 kr     1,256.06 kr      -27.45 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     1.20 kr      +22.87 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 314.98 kr     373.99 kr      +18.74 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 460.19 kr     303.41 kr      -34.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 234.55 kr     146.24 kr      -37.65 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     79.74 kr      -27.51 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 854.67 kr     324.87 kr      -61.99 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 418.70 kr     285.11 kr      -31.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 949.66 kr     617.28 kr      -35.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,085.95 kr     675.89 kr      -37.76 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,604.10 kr     7,599.22 kr      -20.88 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,522.58 kr     6,023.19 kr      -19.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,098.93 kr     13,199.32 kr      -22.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,239.58 kr     10,082.33 kr      -23.85 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 44,514.27 kr     15,539.76 kr      -65.09 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,382.68 kr     10,290.40 kr      -69.17 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 26,042.47 kr     20,935.77 kr      -19.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.66     4.21      +15.21 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015March, 2015
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Currency: NOK